The new Blacksmith

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    In modern times the title  ‘blacksmith’  has a very different understanding.  The  image  of  the smith shoeing a horse  in an antiquated forge is a …

    READ MORE

    Art Craft and a contradiction?

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    What defines art?  When is craft art and when is art craft and what is the  difference?  Many people struggle with this problem and usually…

    READ MORE

    The blacksmith

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    The blacksmith The blacksmith  holds a special place in the collective memory of most peoples in the world.  There are many reasons given as to  why …

    READ MORE

    The essence of the Artist ?

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    Despite all the nonsense written and said about art and artists, art is created by artists and is different in many ways than craft.Somethings this…

    READ MORE

    Steel, Bronze, Art and Craft ?

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    This impressive hanging basket,  by virtue of been hand made,  is unique. The basket can be rotated by hand and to my knowledge I am…

    READ MORE

    Where did all the promise go?

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    Arguably, not since the Cuba ‘missals crises’ in the sixties has the world been in such a dangerous place.Back then the divide was between two…

    READ MORE

    From my own experience.?

    Posted in : Uncategorised on by : Brendan Walsh Comments:

    Introduction The world is changing at a speed unforeseen in the past. Modernity in general and science and technology, is shaping a new world. Instant,is…

    READ MORE